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  • We Aren't Religious. At All. No, Really.

    By Joy Fields

    In their mixed, mainly secular family, Passover is special.

    Date: 08-01-2012
  • So You Think You Can December Like Us?

    By Cassie Havel Morgenstern

    It's tough to negotiate holidays in an interfaith family. Now try an interfaith couple with two sets of divorced parents.

    Date: 12-04-2009
  • Out of the Desert

    By Sara Davies

    She always knew that her mother's family was Jewish and that her father's family wasn't, and didn't like Jews.

    Date: 07-15-2009
  • Songs From Both Sides

    By Dan Bindschedler

    A musical memorial service at his mother's childhood synagogue helped this young musician understand the impact of his childhood in an interfaith family on his spirituality.

    Date: 03-08-2010
  • Diversity at the Table

    By Rachel Baruch Yackley

    A Passover seder where Jews sit down with Catholics, Episcopalians, Rastafarians and other family members to celebrate our freedom to live together.

    Date: 03-15-2010
  • Rabbi Reuben's Ruminations: What Do the Symbols of Passover Mean?

    By Rabbi Steven Carr Reuben

    If you're trying to figure out what's going on at the Passover seder, tune in to Rabbi Reuben and learn all about it.

    Date: 08-01-2012
  • I Live in a Two Faith Household

    By Margaret Wilson

    Not all interfaith families are made by marriage--some are created by adoption and affinity.

    Date: 01-18-2010
  • Religion and a House Divided

    By Julie Wiener

    Divorce entangles children in inevitable conflicts and forces them to shuttle between two different homes and sometimes, two different religions.

    Date: 05-21-2010
  • Rabbi Reuben's Ruminations: How to Develop a Relationship with Your In-laws

    By Rabbi Steven Carr Reuben

    It's you and your partner figuring out together how to have a relationship with each other's parents.

    Date: 11-27-2009
  • Passover: Sharing the Story

    By Heather Subba

    Sharing the story of Passover with my husband's Hindu family is not so different than what my grandfather was trying to share with our family all those years ago.

    Date: 03-15-2010

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